Gifting stock you no longer want is a real win-win for the holidays.
While Best Buy comes empty-handed to a gunfight.
With so many new devices released in 2012, the industry must find a balance between satisfying demand and over-saturation.
The electronics chain hopes some mobile trickery will get customers to the store to actually buy something.
Despite the come-on deals and advertised low prices, buying a TV on Black Friday may not yield complete customer satisfaction.
If shoppers are standing on line for TVs, tablets and jewelry, they're wasting time and money.
Stocks are mixed as a large write-down, and associated charges of fraud, from Hewlett-Packard overshadow better-than-expected US housing data.
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Even when they have a plan for their refund check from Uncle Sam, Americans often don't realize how they actually spend the windfall.
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